Alyssa Pinsker writes the BEING A BROAD column for the Huffington Post. She has also authored features and reviews for Time Out New York, New York Magazine, the Fix, xojane, BUST Magazine The Frisky, New York Post, New York Daily News, New York Press, Chelsea Now, Forward, and more.

In addition to being a yoga and English teacher, she is a storyteller and NBCC book critic working on a forthcoming memoir called GIRL GONE GLOBAL, about searching for love and a spiritual home in three continents and thirty countries. She’s lived and loved (or at least tried to) in Tokyo, Paris, Israel, India, Switzerland and of course, New York. She is also creating an online network based on her book for solo women travelers to get moving called GIRLS GONE GLOBAL™.